Session 2 of the Intentional Spiritual Life Workshop. This session addresses some common concerns and objections to a disciplined devotional life. Topics: Grace, Spiritual Growth, Spiritual Disciplines
The Law of God does not tell us what to do so much as what sort of person to be, and the sort of heart that should be within us. How then can we be changed at the level of our hearts to become the people we all know we should be, and indeed want to be? Topics: Law, Gospel, Spiritual Disciplines, Sanctification
What are we to make of our sufferings, with cancer and Alzheimer's and diabetes and heart attacks and floods and tornados? This is what I preached on April 19, about our sufferings. Topics: Alzheimer's, cancer, spiritual disciplines, suffering, victory
Sermon preached at Christ Church Mount Pellon by John Hellewell on 10 February 2013 at the Celebration Service. Part of a series on Spiritual Disciplines - Fasting. Isaiah 58.1â7; Luke 4.1â13 Topics: Sermon, Christ Church, Fasting, Spiritual Disciplines
Sermon preached at Christ Church Mount Pellon by Dave Renehan on 10 February 2013. Part of a series on Spiritual Disciplines - Fasting. Isaiah 58.1â7; Luke 4.1â13 Topics: Sermon, Christ Church, Fasting, Spiritual Disciplines
Series: The Spiritual Practices of God's Outliers Village Baptist Church Pastor John Johnson June 6-7, 2009 Joshua 1:8 Sermon "The Practice of Speaking to God" from the series "The Spiritual Practices of God's Outliers" on spiritual disciplines by Dr. John Johnson of Village Baptist Church, Beaverton, Oregon. Topics: joshua, spiritual disciplines, reading, god's word, listening
Session 1 from the February 2011 Intentional Spiritual Life Workshop. This session examines our motivations for spending time with God daily, as well as the importance of doing so. Topics: Intentional Spiritual Life Workshop, Spiritual Disciplines, Abide
Pastor Price lays the groundwork for a Lenten discipline which puts a different twist on the disciplines of Fasting, Scripture, Prayer, and Charity. He asks that what we fast from is some thing or behavior which we have used to sooth us against our anxiety. Then he asked that we seek each week to find our own personal story within the Biblical story of the Exodus as it is being explored through the Lenten season. Having done this, he suggests that we set aside time to listen to what God might... Topics: Lent, Jesus, Moses, Spiritual Disciplines, fasting, prayer, scripture, charity
Nancy Broadhurst, co-executive director and founder of REMEDY, will be wrapping up our series on spiritual disciplines month with a teaching on lectio divina; a meditative approach at studying and understanding the Bible. Topic: Spiritual Disciplines Teaching on Lectio Devina and Spiritual Formation
John Parkinson lays out a practical guide to readying yourself to persevere. The only way to successfully persevere in your personal walk with Jesus is through the spiritual disciplines of fasting, prayer, and the study of scripture. Topics: bethel, edge, jesus, perseverance through spiritual disciplines, religion, young adults
A sermon on Colossians 2:16-23 by Brian Abasciano delivered on 12/30/12 at Faith Community Church, Hampton, NH. Topics: Sufficiency of Christ, perseverance, legalism, food, Sabbath, angels, self-abasement, spiritual...
These are parts 3 and 4 of our series, Becoming A Blackbelt Christian. The point I'm trying to make here is that the primary job of a Christian pastor is to grow his charges up into, "…the measure of the stature of the fullness of Christ." Most Americans aren't looking for that in their pastors. This is the Sunday service from July 9, 2006 it's about 40 minutes. Topics: God, Religion, Jesus, Christianity, faith, spiritual disciplines, growth, maturity, Blackbelt...
The people of God can persevere through hard times by standing on His promises and looking forward to the wonderful future we have with Him! Topics: commitment, discipleship, endurance, healthy church member, power of God, revival, spiritual...
In my final sermon on discipleship, we look at Matthew 9:35-38 and look at Jesus' command to pray for workers of the Lord's harvest. Topics: Add new tag, discipleship, evangelism, healthy church member, spiritual disciplines, the gospel
Imagine if we could feed off the silence and reach out to God rather than try to fill the silence with the white noise of the world. Imagine how much more respect you would have in business if what you said and what you did actually matched. You would have integrity and the trust of the company to grow in new directions. You would be better prepared to move to the next level in your organization. You would be more open to hearing the opinion of others – in fact you may find yourself... Topics: Business, Small Business, Entrepreneur, Spiritual Disciplines, Bradley Waldrop, Chrysalis...
This is my sermon on July 19, from 1 John 4:7-21. God's abiding love in us over pours into love for one another. Topics: Add new tag, born again, healthy church member, love, regeneration, revival, spiritual disciplines,...
Just as weeds will grow with no work and a good garden needs much gardening so in the Christian life sin grows by doing nothing. Practicing spiritual disciplines is necessary to grow in righteousness. Topics: The Flowers and the Weeds, Proverbs 24:30-34, Isaiah 5:1-7, spiritual growth, spiritual disciplines